Autumn Term 2017

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Inter-House Cross-Country Relays 14/12/17

Inter-House Cross-Country Relays

In the recent inter-House cross-country relay race 33 teams (132 teenagers) ran in a challenging event on a particularly cold afternoon,

Winter Charity Ball 30/11/17

Winter Charity Ball

Last Saturday the Year 10s organised the annual Winter Ball, which was held in the Sixth Form Centre.

News from Around the Houses 30/11/17

News from Around the Houses

Read about what's been happening around the Houses...

Making Use of the School's Apples 30/11/17

Making Use of the School's Apples

Before Half Term, Gordonstoun’s Conservation Service picked over 200kg of apples from the campus orchard.

Dance Performance 27/11/17

Dance Performance

Recently GY Dance Company and Year 10 GCSE Dancers took to Ogstoun stage to perform two numbers they have been working on this term.

Sixth Form Convention 21/11/17

Sixth Form Convention

Last week Year 11 students attended the annual Sixth Form Convention during which they had the opportunity to speak with the Heads of Departments...

The Tempest 21/11/17

The Tempest

Last week our Year 12 A-level Theatre Studies students presented their production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest.

Remembrance at Gordonstoun 13/11/17

Remembrance at Gordonstoun

Gordonstoun held a weekend of remembrance services, starting with our Junior School on Friday 10 November in the evening.

Inter-House Swimming Gala 09/11/17

Inter-House Swimming Gala

The annual Gordonstoun inter-House swimming gala recently took place with all of the Houses entering full teams. Contesting for the prestige and title of inter-House Champions, every competitor gave their all for their House teams.

Remember, Remember... 07/11/17

Remember, Remember...

Gordonstoun celebrated Bonfire Night with its usual style, welcoming student,, staff, friends and families to the annual fireworks display.

Hallowe'en 31/10/17

Hallowe'en

On Saturday evening Gordonstoun students celebrated Hallowe’en with a themed disco...

GCSE Geography Field Trip 10/10/17

GCSE Geography Field Trip

Thirty three Year 10 Geography students recently tested the hypothesis that the bedload of the River Findhorn reduces and becomes more rounded with distance from the source

House Expeditions 06/10/17

House Expeditions

Year 9 and 10 students from seven boarding houses went on House expedition. For the Year 9s it was their first time out with their House mates and it served to further cement the bonds they have been forming over the past four weeks of term.

Whole School Photograph 05/10/17

Whole School Photograph

On a cold and blustery afternoon the students and pupils from the Senior and Junior schools gathered on the South Lawn.

Staff Sailing Day 29/09/17

Staff Sailing Day

An intrepid group of Gordonstoun staff members from both the Teaching and Operations teams recently spent a day on Ocean Spirit of Moray.

The Fire Service in Action 25/09/17

The Fire Service in Action

At the start of term some of the Gordonstoun Firefighters washed cars for charity at Keith Community Fire Station.

Peace One Day 22/09/17

Peace One Day

Today Gordonstoun marked International Day of Peace - a day late due to yesterday's adverse weather conditions.

Highland Military Tattoo 13/09/17

Highland Military Tattoo

The Gordonstoun Pipe Band recently participated in the 2017 Highland Military Tattoo, held in historic Fort George near Inverness.

Gardens Open Day 13/09/17

Gardens Open Day

Gordonstoun recently opened its gardens and grounds to the public on behalf of the charity Scotlands Gardens.

Year 9 Expedition 08/09/17

Year 9 Expedition

The new Year 9s had an action packed start to their Senior School careers.

Romania Project 2017 08/09/17

Romania Project 2017

This summer eight students took part in the annual Romania project, running the Summer School at Little John’s Orphanage in Cisnadioara near Sibiu in Transylvania.

Thailand Water Project 2017 08/09/17

Thailand Water Project 2017

Over several months, all 21 students of the Thailand Water Project devised their own means of fundraising in time for their departure to Mae Ya Noi at the end of the summer term.

Tatler Good Schools' Guide 2018 06/09/17

Tatler Good Schools' Guide 2018

Tatler summed Gordonstoun up beautifully in their Schools' Guide 2018, which is out now.

Exam Results 04/09/17

Exam Results

It has been an excellent year for A Level and GCSE students at Gordonstoun.


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Sir James Weatherall KCVO KBE, 1936-2018
Sir James Weatherall KCVO KBE, 1936-2018

Everyone at Gordonstoun has been greatly saddened to learn of the passing of Sir James Weatherall last week.

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Youth and Philanthropy Initiative
Youth and Philanthropy Initiative

The Youth and Philanthropy Initiative (YPI) is an active citizenship programme that raises awareness amongst young people about philanthropy and their local community.

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News from the Junior School - Week 11
News from the Junior School - Week 11

Read the latest news from the Junior School - Bugsy Malone, Concert Band, Scholarship Success, Ski Racing

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News from the Junior School - Week 10
News from the Junior School - Week 10

Read the latest news from the Junior School - Scottish Pipe Band Championships, Sports Tour, Music Concet in Chapel

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